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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1306 - Satyāṣāḍha - Adhānapaddhati prayoga
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Adhānapaddhati prayoga, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (75 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 25 cm.
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Biographical / Organizational History:
Author referred to as Hiraṇyakeśin in manuscript (f. 1r).
Manual for use by Vedic priests pertaining to the guidelines (laws, dharma, and more) for setting up the three sacred fires that surround the fire altar (vedi).
Hinduism - Rituals - Texts.
Rites and ceremonies - India.
Hindu law.
Form / Genre:
Manuals (instructional materials)
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century.
Manuscripts - India - 18th century.
Manuscripts - India - 19th century.
Title from colophon (f. 75r); alternate title Agnyādhānapaddhati prayoga supplied by cataloger.
Written in 10-11 lines per leaf.
75 leaves foliated 1-75, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: ity ādhānapaddhatiḥ samāptaḥ (f. 75v).
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red.
Indexed / Referenced in:
Listed in H.I. Poleman, Census of Indic Manuscripts in the United States and Canada (New Haven, Conn.: American Oriental Society, 1938), Poleman 250 (UP 1306).
Other Titles:
Agnyādhānapaddhati prayoga.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1306.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1306
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
आधानपद्धतिप्रयोग, १७००-१८५०.

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Collection: Indic Manuscripts
Facsimile: Yes
Illuminated: No
Illustrated: No
Notated: No
Language: Sanskrit
Century: 18th century
Century: 19th century
Date: 1700
Genre: Manuals (instructional materials)
Genre: Manuscripts - India - 18th century
Genre: Manuscripts - India - 19th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century
Subject: Dharma
Subject: Hindu law
Subject: Hinduism
Subject: Rites and ceremonies
Subject: Rituals
Geography: India
Author: Satyāṣāḍha
Page material: Paper